Yoga: Curvy Yoga for people of all shapes and sizes 7:15-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays Westside Yoga Center, $15 drop-in fee ($12 seniors) /$12 per class with card ($8/seniors), and special offers (see website).10704138_10205184257427284_2314691922511808607_n

Nov. 5 – Chasing Weather: Tornadoes, Tempests, and Thunderous Skies and visiting writer with Stephen Locke at Johnson County Community College, 7 p.m. in the Hudson Auditorium of the Nerman Gallery with reception in the Nerman atrium at 6:30., Overland Park, KS.

Nov. 10, 17 & 24: Triumph and Terror: How Two Men Survived Nazi Horrors through the Osher Institute, 2-4 p.m. University of Kansas Edwards Campus. Pre-registration required.

Nov. 13-15 – Brave Voice at Unity Village: Join rhythm and blues singer-songwriter Kelley Hunt and Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg for a weekend of writing and singing for your life at one of the most beautiful and calming retreat centers in the Midwest. Explore the wilds of your own brave voice in what you create, discover, and celebrate in this welcoming circle. More details here. 

Dec. 4 – Chasing Weather: Tornadoes, Tempests, and Thunderous Skies at The Writers Place with Stephen Locke, storm chaser/photographer and Caryn at 3607 Pennsylvania St., Kansas City, MO, 7 p.m. with reception following reading.

Dec. 12 – Turning Point: The Center for Hope and Healing Reading at The Writers Place  featuring writers from Caryn’s workshops for people living with serious illness and/or their caregivers. Come hear poems and stories of healing, vitality, resilience, and courage. 3607 Pennsylvania St., Kansas City, MO, 1 p.m. with reception following reading.BV09 Caryn, Kel & the wind

April 30 – May 2 – Lougheed-Kofoed Festival of the Arts: Keynote Speaker. State University of New York, Potsdam, NY

May 15-20 – Brave Voice: Writing and Singing for Your Life: 11th annual Brave Voice retreat in the heart of the Flint Hills on beautiful Council Grove Lake at White Memorial Camp. Spend your mornings engaging with your brave voice through writing, songwriting and singing workshops (no experience necessary); your afternoons creating, resting, exploring, or even getting a massage (massage therapist on site); and your evenings at life-giving performances with Kelley, Caryn, and our own coffeehouse of wonder. Information here.